tv 9 News First at 430AM NBC February 2, 2016 4:30am-5:00am MST
gregg here with you on this frosty tuesday morning. the snow is falling up and down the front range. we have team coverage of the weather, we'll be tracking the storm and monitoring the roads. right now marty is standing by the snowy 9backyard... we have amelia on traffic and becky ditchfield is here -- collecting your weather pictures on social media. we're going to talk to them all but first let's kick it off with marty. thanks amelia. we have nearly 100
today colorado is just covered in snow. marty said it would come... and it did not dissapoint. the snowpacked roads will cause problems for drivers especially around the metro... right now it's hard to make out where the lanes are. 9news reporter noel brennan is live right outside our studios here on speed boulevard. noel it's still coming down.
on the tuesday bowl week... but the nfl mixed things up... for the first time ever they held media day on monday night... rebranding the event... as 'opening night' all the big names were there -- each team spent an hour answering questions. right now our cheryl preheim is out in california covering all the superbowl events... we're going to hear from her live in the next hour. are you ready? magnet mania is back!
magnets have a brand new design! we're going to hand out more magnets this morning in lakewood. our giveaway starts at 6 a-m this morning... and then again at four p-m in commerce city. all the giveaway locations are listed on 9news dot com. more than 100 closures this morning. closures this morning. all dps schools closed. dougco... jeffco... adams 12 five star and littleton public schools are all closed... you can check the 9news app and 9news-dot-com for closures and delays. posted in the red
republican ted cruz is celebrating a big win... he won the iowa cacus with about 28-percent of the vote. donald trump came in second - and marco rubio came in third. n-b-c called the democratic winner of the iowa caucus just after two a-m mountain time.. for hillary clinton. it was a close race- clinton got the win
percentage point... martin o'malley dropped out of race for the democratic nomination after getting less than one percent point. now let's go back to marty and amelia to marty and amelia for another look at the roads and your weather. we continue our snow coverage this morning with another look out at d-i-a... we continue our snow coverage
into some unusual passengers. they stopped to help out a stranded driver near bologna when they saw these guys hanging out in the lions and tigers, but no bears. italian police ran into some unusual passengers. they stopped to help out a stranded driver near bologna when they saw these guys hanging out in the back of the truck. and doesn't look like a little tiger scared them one bit. one officer even snapped a picture holding one of the animals. they say the truck was legally transporting the animals when it broke down. we have an update to a story we brought you yesterday....about a police officer and his k-9 partner. lions and tigers, but no bears.
animals when it broke down. we have an update to a story we brought you yesterday....about a police officer and his k-9 partner. city leaders in marietta ohio said officer matt hickey couldn't keep the police pup named ajax because the dog was considered city property. ajax was set to be auctioned off. his friends set up a go fund me site so officer hickey could bid to keep his dog - but it never came to that. after the story went viral, the city decided to make hickey an auxiliary member of the department in retirement, so he can keep ajax. all dps schools closed. dougco... jeffco... adams 12 five star and littleton